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“It’s not such a simple situation, to say whether we do or don't mark this day,” says Ruth Gogman, a blue-eyed, 50-something grandmother, as she hurries through Jerusalem’s ultra-Orthodox Mea Shearim neighborhood, along with her daughter and grandchild in a stroller, to get to a doctor’s appointment minutes before Israel’s Memorial Day siren is set to sound. “On the one hand,” she says,...